Job Title:
Patient Care Associate
Job ID:
437245
Location:
University Hospitals
Department:
University Hospital
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Shift Varies
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$12.00
Salary Range Max:
$17.40

Position summary

The Patient Care Associate functions as an integral member of team of care on a patient care unit. The team provides patient care and supportive services that are directed toward patient care outcomes. Patients and their family will experience the benefits of patient focus care from all team members. The Patient Care Associate is responsible for providing a variety of direct and indirect patient care activities as supervised and directed by the Registered Nurse- Patient Care Coordinator. Care is provided in collaboration with the patient, family and other members of the patient focused care. Overall responsibilities are to assist the team in meeting patient care needs.

Applicants are welcome to apply through this posting for Patient Care Associate positions throughout all Ohio State University Hospitals.  As you complete the application, you will have the opportunity to indicate your hospital of primary interest or "Any/All".

Education and experience

High school graduate or equivalent education required; Previous patient care experience in an acute care hospital setting preferred; Strong customer service, organizational and time management skills; Successful completion of PCA training course required after hire.